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Living Leadership A Practical Guide for Ordinary Heroes,9780273772163

Living Leadership A Practical Guide for Ordinary Heroes

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Edition: 3rd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 9/20/2012
Publisher(s): FT Press
Availability: This title is currently not available.


An insightful and motivating book that will allow readers to reassess their own leadership style, discover how to connect with people, and become a leader who can make things happen in the real world.

Author Biography

George Binneyis an business academic and consultant who has worked at Ashridge teaching business strategy and leadership for the last12 years. He is an executive coach to a number of business leaders and formerly a consultant with McKinsey & Co, he trained as a barrister and has an MBA with distinction from INSEAD.

Gerhard Wilkeis a group analyst who has developed a consultancy method that combines anthropological and psychoanalytical thinking..

Colin Williams specialises in leadership development and organisational change. He holds an MBA from City University Business School London and has worked with Ashridge for 20 years in a variety of consulting, teaching and management roles.

Table of Contents

Part 1: What it is


1.    Living leadership

2.    The end of Superman

3.    Get connected

4.    Get real

5.    Get help

6.    Surfing sinking and swimming

7.    Leading in the moment


Part 2: How it works


8.    Bosses

9. Self

10.  People

11.  Groups

12.   Strategy

13.   Change

14.  Development


Part 3: How to use it

15.  Coming alongside

16. Living with permanent transition?

A summary of living leadership

The research


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